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The author of the book: Kimiko Hahn
Language: English
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 832 KB
Edition: W. W. Norton Company
Date of issue: May 3rd 2010
ISBN: 0393076628
ISBN 13: 9780393076622

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For Kimiko Hahn, the language and imagery of science open up magical possibilities for the poet. In her haunting eighth collection inspired by articles from the weekly “Science” section of the New York Times, Hahn explores identity, extinction, and survival using exotic tropes drawn from the realms of astrophysics, mycology, paleobotany, and other rarefied fields. With warmth and generosity, Hahn mines the world of science in these elegant, ardent poems.

from “On Deceit as Survival”

   Yet another species resembles

   a female bumble bee,

   ending in frustrated trysts—

   or appears to be two fractious males

   which also attracts—no surprise—

   a third curious enough to join the fray.

   What to make of highly evolved Beauty

   bent on deception as survival—

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Ebook Toxic Flora: Poems read Online! Kimiko Hahn is the author of seven poetry collections. The Unbearable Heart won the Before Columbus Foundation’s American Book Award. She has received numerous grants, including a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and a Lila Wallace-Reader’s Digest Award. She teaches at Queens College/The City University of New York.

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